9 hrs ago
Woodard named Georgia SolicitorGeneral of the Year
Stephanie Woodard, Solicitor-General for Hall County, was named 'Solicitor-General of the Year for 2014' this week at the Prosecuting Attorneys' Council of Georgia Summer Conference at Jekyll Island.
18 hrs ago
$20M Holiday Inn Reno on Jekyll Island Adds F&B
Currently in the middle of a $20-million renovation, the Holiday Inn Resort at Jekyll Island launched phase two of construction with three new food and beverage concepts: a signature restaurant, Beach House; The Rusty Anchor Bar and Grille; and a Starbucks.
23 hrs ago
Lions Club sets eye on children
For years, Lions Club International has served as "knights for the blind." Inspired by Helen Keller and assisting low income people worldwide with vision problems in many ways, from collecting used eyeglasses to ship overseas to providing hospitals and clinics in needy countries with vision-related equipment, Lions Clubs nationwide have played an ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
GDOT deal to beautify state roads
The Georgia Department of Transportation has contracted with Glynn County for the care of more than 22 miles of state roads in the county.
On Native GroundTHE $700 Billion Mistake
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Many of us grew up listening to the preamble to the radio and television show, "The Shadow."
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Cobb School Buses Reduce Pollution
The Cobb County School District's Transportation Department has earned an award for reducing the amount of pollution its school buses generate.
School board unveils AP exam results
First the good news: more students at Glynn County's two public high schools took Advanced Placement courses this past school year.
Planning assemblies geared to get community involved
City of Brunswick Community Development Service Manager Monica Hardin leads a workshop Tuesday for citizens interested in Neighborhood Planning Assemblies at Old City Hall on Newcastle Street.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
The Florida Times-Union
Jekyll Island Authority OKs 'high-energy' restaurant for former site of Fins
Michelle and George Stewart were picked to run the former Fins restaurant and will drop much of the heavy deep-fried dishes in favor of lighter Mexican cuisine.
Jekyll Island OKs sharpshooters for thinning deer
The governing board for Jekyll Island has approved using government sharpshooters to thin the deer population on the island state park.
News 4 Jax
Police seek Glynn County bank robber
Police are searching for a man who they say robbed the Ameris Bank located at 5340 New Jesup Highway around 11:30 a.m. Monday in Glynn County.
DA Senior Investigator Ricky Becker named 2014 Investigator of the Year
Chatham County District Attorney Senior Investigator Ricky Becker yesterday was presented with the 2014 Investigator of the Year Award by the Prosecuting Attorneys' Council of Georgia at the annual Summer Conference at the Jekyll Island Convention Center on Jekyll Island.
MPAA Names Joanna McIntosh Executive Vice President for Global Policy and External Affairs
Senator Chris Dodd, Chairman and CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America, Inc. announced today that Joanna McIntosh has joined the association as Executive Vice President for Global Policy and External Affairs.
Author realizes dream of publishing
Joan Scarborough holds her book "The Pie That Made a Difference" and a "finger friend" she makes to give to children.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Fortnightly Book, July 20
The next fortnightly book is Eugenia Price, The Beloved Invader . Price was a notable radio scriptwriter; she had a major conversion in 1949 and as a result started writing for Unschackled! I hadn't realized that before I looked up additional background on Price, because I had very little prior knowledge of her, but it caught my eye: Unschackled! ... (more)
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Florida Times-Union
Former College of Coastal Georgia president has new building job
It's easy to see the results of Valerie Hepburn's work. It's in the impressive new and renovated buildings on the campus of College of Coastal Georgia.
The Florida Times-Union
No-kill effort in Glynn County lacks key support from county commissioners
The no-kill movement is gaining momentum in Glynn County except with the people who can make it happen - the county commissioners.
Brunswick police chief suspended in training probe
Businessman David Perdue and Rep. Jack Kingston have plenty of criticisms for each other as they appeal for votes ahead of a Republican Senate primary runoff.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Hall Co. schools receive EPD award
The Hall County School System was recognized by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division with the Georgia Diesel Emissions Reduction Green Award.
Ed Westwick shows 'deeper side with Instagram post of 'life' rules
His script for life has made his female fans even more enamoured of him as he reveals a 'deeper, more reflective' side of his personality.